Roger Allen Nutt53, a life long resident of Spartanburg County, currently serves as the Representative for County Council District 6 and is a Project Engineer for Spartanburg Sanitary Sewer System and the owner and manager of TNC Engineering, LLC, providing civil engineering design and consulting services. Born in Johnson City, Tennessee, Roger’s family moved to Spartanburg where he started school at West View Elementary in District 6. His family later moved into School District 5 where he completed his primary education and graduated from James F. Byrnes High School in 1984. Roger then attended Tennessee Tech University where he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering. After graduation, he went to work for Milliken & Company as an Engineering Manager. After some years in Equipment Engineering with Milliken and MEMC, Inc (Woodruff), Roger joined his family’s business in 1993 where he began what is now known as TNC Engineering, LLC, providing Civil Engineering design within the Upstate and surrounding area. In 2015, Roger also joined the team at Spartanburg Water as a Project Engineer.

 
Roger lives in Moore with his wife, Tracy. He has been a member of the same church congregation for over 50 years, where he has served as Worship leader, Family Ministry Deacon, Life Group and Bible Class teacher. Tracy is a Nurse at Spartanburg Regional and is also heavily involved in Christian service. Roger and Tracy have 3 adult children - Collin, Kaitlin and Luke, and one grandson, Memphis.
 
Roger is a supporter of the NRA and a strong believer and supporter of the U.S. Constitution. His strong belief that government should be limited, yet efficient and effective in its service to the people, along with his support of free market principles and private property rights, guides him in his representation. Roger has a strong belief that government works best when the citizens become informed and involved - therefore government must be open, honest and transparent.
 
Roger is a licensed Professional Engineer in the States of South Carolina and Georgia and is currently serving as Chairman of the Spartanburg County Public Works-Building And Grounds Committee, Chairman of the Land Use Committee and is a member of the Economic Development Committee. He also serves as a member of Spartanburg Area Transportation Study (SPATS), the CTC (County Transportation Committee) Advisory Committee, the Appalachian Council Of Governments Board of Directors and the Area Performance Planning Committee – Southwest Corridor. In 2016, Roger was appointed by the Governor to the SC Workforce Development Board as the Chief Elected Official-County Seat Representative.  In 2018 Roger was elected to serve on the Animal Allies Board of Directors.